See also: Cua, CUA, của, cưa, cửa, and cu'a

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan, from Vulgar Latin cōda, variant of Latin cauda. Compare Occitan coa.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cua f (plural cues)

  1. tail
  2. queue
  3. ponytail

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Classical NahuatlEdit

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VerbEdit

cua

  1. (transitive) To eat.

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Franco-ProvençalEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin coda.

NounEdit

cua f (plural cues)

  1. tail

VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Vietic *kua.

NounEdit

(classifier con) cua (, , , 𧍏, 𧍆)

  1. (zoology) crab
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Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from French courtiser or French cour.

VerbEdit

cua (, , , 𧍏, 𧍆)

  1. (Southern Vietnam, slang) to take out a girl
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Etymology 3Edit

Borrowed from French cours.

NounEdit

cua

  1. (dated, informal) corner, curve, bend (point where a route changes sharply)
    Xe chạy qua cua.
    The car rounded a corner.
  2. (informal) period, term, round (period of time required to complete a task)
    theo học một cua ngoại ngữ
    to study a foreign language for a term
    Học mỗi cua ba tháng.
    Each term of study is three months.

AdjectiveEdit

cua

  1. (informal) having a buzzcut, crewcut
    đầu húi cua
    a buzz-cut head

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